Faculty

Nancy Mercado

Nancy Mercado

Nancy Mercado is an editorial director at Scholastic Press where she oversees a team of editors and edits a select group of realistic chapter books, middle grade and Young Adult novels, with an occasional picture book, non-fiction project and graphic novel thrown into the mix for good measure. Nancy’s had the good fortune of editing books by Paul Acampora, Cecil Castellucci, Tommy Greenwald, Paul Griffin, Caragh O’Brien, Peter Raymundo, Isabel Quintero, Lauren Tarshis and many, many others. When not editing, Nancy is exploring the Brooklyn playground scene and spending way too much time on twitter.